Fabulous hotel overlooking York city walls – 3 star – York

Enjoy superb accommodation close to the city centre at this fabulous hotel overlooking York city walls! Rooms are modern and provide guests with plenty of space to relax and unwind after a day of exploring the fantastic attractions that York has to offer. Enjoy the superb home comforts such as high-speed Internet access, a superb flat screen television, and hot drink facilities all from the comfort of your room. Your private en-suite bathroom includes a stylish bathtub, and there are a number of complimentary toiletries just in case you leave something at home accidentally! The property has 24-hour security and the reception desk is always open, and those arriving by car can park for free on site. There is also a bar in the lobby, providing a relaxed atmosphere before or after an evening meal out in the city. Guests who are visiting on business are welcome to use the superb facilities at the property, including spacious conference rooms, state of the art presentation equipment, and computer facilities as well.

Located not too far from your hotel is one of York’s main attractions, the York City Walls. Almost 2,000 years old, the walls offer visitors a chance to discover the history of one of the UK’s oldest cities, and the role these walls have played in the development of York. The walls are held in high regard not only because of the lovely walk visitors can enjoy around it, but the fact that the walls are the longest intact walls in the whole of England! Enjoy learning about the history of the walls and the city with a self-guided audio tour, allowing you to enjoy the 2-mile walk at your own pace- totally free of charge. The views of the Minster and the rest of the city are simply stunning, so be sure to bring your camera!

York is home to the National Railway Museum, providing visitors with a fun day out for all the family. The spacious halls at the museum offer visitors the opportunity to step aboard the Japanese Bullet Train, as well as the luxurious Royal Trains too! Visitors are also welcomed to watch the engineers at work, and children can take part in the exciting interactive exhibits on display. On weekends and during school holidays there are a number of different events on show, including science exhibits, steam rides and craft activities, an ideal way to combine learning with fun for the kids!

Have a brilliant time in the historic city of York!